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Iron slag

Museum number:
5-10168a,b
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm210510168a@2cb
Alternate number:
B-2974a,b (previous number (Bascom’s number))
Accession number:
Acc.2819
Object count:
2
Description:
iron slag; a) 6 cm. b) 5 cm.
Donor:
Berta Bascom and William Russell Bascom
Collection place:
Oyo, Oyo State, Nigeria
Verbatim coll. place:
Africa; Nigeria; Oyo; Yoruba
Culture or time period:
Yoruba
Collector:
William Russell Bascom
Collection date:
1960
Materials:
Iron (metal) and Slag
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
1971
Department:
Africa (except Ancient Egypt)
Dimensions:
b— length 5 centimeters and a— length 6 centimeters
Comment:
PAHMA Storage Loc: 20A, W-14-1
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